The Gatton Back to College Weekend will be held from Friday 2 December to Sunday 4 December, hosted by the UQ Gatton Past Students Association. All past students of the Gatton Campus/College are invited to attend all or any part of the weekend.

A key activity of the weekend is the acknowledgment of “featured anniversary groups” and their year group reunions.  

2022 Back to College Weekend "10 Year" featured anniversary groups

The year you completed your studies1962197219821992

2002

2012
Anniversary60th50th40th30th20th10th

2022 Back to College Weekend "5 Year" featured anniversary groups

The year you completed your studies195719671977
Anniversary60th55th45th

Program of Events

Back to College Weekend (BTCW) program of events 3 - 5 December 2021

Friday 2 December

TimeDescriptionCost
2.30 pmRegistration at UQGPSA Office, downstairs Morrison Hall (old Shelton) 
4.30 pmWalkway Café open for drinks (next to Dining Hall) 
5.45 pmRegistration desk closes 
6.00 pmInformal BBQ at the Walkway Café$25 pp


 Saturday 3 December

Time    DescriptionCost
8.00 – 9.00 amBreakfast at the Dining Hall$25 pp
9.00 amDownstairs Morrison Hall recreation area: Registration desk - payments, receipts, room keys, name tags, info, etc. Morning Tea – meet, greet and re-connect with old acquaintances Museum open for browsing, raffle and merchandise sales, displays 
9.15 amTour of Veterinary Science Facility * 
10.30 amTour of Veterinary Science Facility * 
11.00 amCampus Bus Tour at regular intervals throughout the day * 
11.30 am  Year group photos on the steps of the Foundation Building 
12.00 noonLunch at the Dining Hall$20 pp
2.00 pmTour of Gatton Research Dairy * Staff & Graduates Club opens for drinks 
2.30 pmAfternoon Tea at Morrison Hall 
3.00 pmWalkway Café opens for drinks (cash sales only) 
4.15 pmRegistration desk closes and moves to Dining Hall 
5.00 pmWalkway Café closed for drinks 
5.30 pm Staff & Graduates Club closed for dinner 
5.45 pmPre-Dinner Drinks at the Dining Hall 
6.15 pm Commencement of formal dinner proceedings 
6.30 pm  Reunion Dinner, with guest speaker Professor Deborah Terry AO, Vice-Chancellor and President, The University of Queensland.$75 pp
9.00 pmDining Hall remains open for relaxed socialising 
10.00 pmDining Hall closed 


Sunday 4 December

TimeDescriptionCost
8.00 – 9.00 amBreakfast at the Dining Hall$25 pp
10.00 amCampus Bus Tour at regular intervals until noon 
10.30 amMorning Tea at Morrison Hall 
12.00 – 1.00 pmLunch at the Dining Hall$20 pp
1.00 pmDepart at leisure 

* All tours depart from and return to the front of Morrison Hall. People going on tours of the Dairy or Veterinary facilities please note that enclosed shoes must be worn.

Double and single accommodation is available in the halls of residence and partners are most welcome to attend.  Accommodation can be booked through the registration form.

Any further enquiries, please contact the Secretary, Kim Jorgensen on 0438 130 963  or email: gattonpaststudents@uq.edu.au.

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